First Aid Training Course

Course Content

  • The principles of first Aid
  • Action in an emergency
  • Multiple Casualties & Injuries
  • Major first Aid techniques
  • The recovery Position
  • ASPHYXIA
  • Why we give first Aid
  • Protecting the first aider
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Action in an emergency
  • Assessing the situation
  • Making the area safe
  • Giving emergency Aid
  • Calling for assistance
  • The head to toe examination
  • Multiple Casualties and Injuries
  • Primary survey – Immediate first aid treatment
  • Secondary survey – Full physical examination Scenario
  • Major first Aid techniques
  • Life threatening emergency situations
  • Methods of opening the airways
  • Resuscitating the casualty
  • Blood and circulation Scenario
  • The recovery Position
  • When to put the casualty into recovery position
  • Recovery position for an adult
  • Modified recovery position
  • Recovery position for a child
  • Recovery position for an infant
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Bites and stings
  • Poisons
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Environmental conditions
  • Dressing and bandages
  • Fractures, dislocations and soft tissue injuries
  • Spinal injury
  • Moving the casualty

Learner Objectives

  • Define what occupational health, safety and ergonomics is all about and its importance relationship with people at work
  • Identify & Classify hazards at the workplace
  • Outline factors that contribute to accidents/incidents
  • Conduct risk assessments
  • Understand the requirements of the legislation (Occupational Safety & Health Act,2001)

Costs Include:

  • Training Manuals
  • Facilitation
  • Certification

Pre-requisite:

  • None

Conference Facilities:

  • To be provided by client

Meals and Tea:

  • To be provided by client

Accommodation:

  • To be provided by client